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A study published February found that emotional health for college freshmen declined in connection with higher academic expectations. GRAPHIC BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

High goals academic goals, emotional health linked for freshmen, study finds

Emotional health for freshman college students has declined in connection with higher academic expectations, a Wednesday […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
There is a growing divide between students earning bachelor’s degrees depending on family income, according to a report released Tuesday. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Income disparity for college degree completion increases

The gap between high-income and low-income students earning bachelor’s degrees has widened over the last 40 years, […]

by · February 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Massachusetts adjunct professors gather to vote about unionization at the National Labor Relations Board in Boston Wednesday. PHOTO BY BETSEY GOLDWASSER/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU adjunct professors vote to unionize by a 2-to-1 margin

As part of a yearlong campaign that has brought part-time faculty unions to several universities in […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 2 comments · Campus, News
Boston University’s Board of Trustees announced on Monday that they will not divest from firearm manufacturers. PHOTO BY MICHAEL GLASGOW/FLICKR

BU trustees decline proposal to divest from gun manufacturers

Members of the Boston University Board of Trustees and Executive Committee rejected a committee proposal from […]

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Student hospitalizations for alcohol increased from fall 2013 to fall 2014, according to data from Student Health Services. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Alcohol hospitalizations increased from last fall semester

The number of Boston University students hospitalized for alcohol consumption in fall 2014 rose from the […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Introduction to Differential Equations is the newest Massive Online Open Course, launched Jan. 29. GRAPHIC BY KATELYN PILLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU launches two online courses, plans for several more

Boston University released two Massive Open Online Courses in January, bringing the total of online MOOCs […]

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Campus Crime Logs: Jan. 29 – Feb. 4

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department from Jan. 29 to Feb. […]

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A 22-year-old woman fell from the Boston University Bridge onto Storrow Drive Wednesday morning. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Woman falls from Boston University Bridge, expected to survive

A 22-year-old woman fell from the Boston University Bridge onto Storrow Drive Wednesday morning, said Jake Wark, […]

by and · February 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, City, News
Katia Vladimirova, from LUISS University in Italy, speaks Tuesday at The Global Environmental Crisis, a talk about individual responses to climate change. The talk was moderated by Henrik Selin, associate director of the division of international studies. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Climate change expert speaks about individual’s role

Visiting scholar Katia Vladimirova held a talk Tuesday at Boston University’s Frederick S. Pardee School of Global […]

by · February 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A table displays Boston University clothing and items with the Looped In logo at a semifinal Beanpot game viewing party at Sunset Cantina Tuesday evening. PHOTO BY CARLY ROSE WILLING/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Looped in Beanpot viewing party sees low turnout

Student turnout at a looped in-hosted viewing party Tuesday for the Boston University men’s hockey Beanpot […]

by · February 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News